‘The Witch’ invites viewers into a haunting universe

“The Witch” opened Feb. 19 in the U.S., promising to chill the bones of the those who claim to be not-so-easily disturbed by “scary” movies. A retelling of New-England folktales and the fascination with witches and evil forces, “The Witch” and its vivid imagery and incredible storytelling sucks the viewer in and takes them on…

Crime drama ‘Triple 9’ lacks depth but delivers in the end

The new crime drama “Triple 9” began screening in the U.S. Feb. 26 and was highly anticipated for action movie buffs considering the star-studded cast. With the likes of Chiwetel Ejiofar, Aaron Paul, Norman Reedus, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson and Kate Winslet, “Triple 9” promised top notch acting. Set in Atlanta, Georgie Triple 9 opens…

Self-defense claim could impact NAU shooting case

Northern Arizona University students and staff went into high alert after receiving notice there was an active shooting on campus Oct. 9, 2015. The shooting took place near the dormitories and had resulted in one death and three injuries. 20-year-old Colin Brough died in the shooting which also wounded Nicholas Piring, Nicholas Prato and Kyle…

Amnesty International kick off 2016 film series

One of the goals set forth by Amnesty International has always been to address societal issues. AIGCC recently kicked off their 2016 film series on Feb. 23. Throughout the years the club on campus has put on various events to bring awareness and educate students, faculty and the general public along a broad spectrum of…

Viva PHX aims to dazzle alternative music fans

The arrival of Viva PHX happens in downtown Phoenix in March. The festival, unique in its nature, is inspired by the infamous South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas. Lacking the massive film and conference features that SXSW Festival is known for, Viva PHX sets out to mirror the music festival side of SXSW….